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LITHIC IMPLEMENT

Unique ID: SF-A7E0D5

Object type certainty: Certain
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1: A squat leaf-shaped biface, quite thick and crude, probably a small neolithic laurel leaf type flint, slight blue-grey patination. 2: End scraper hand hammer struck, unpatinated, probably Neolithic or Early Bronze Age. 3: Snapped long flake with areas of edge retouch, including notch. Deep brown stained, Upper Palaeolithic to Neolithic in date. 4: Squat secondary flake with limited edge retouch, probably Bronze Age.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: PALAEOLITHIC
Period from: PALAEOLITHIC
Period to: BRONZE AGE
Date from: Circa 40 BC
Date to: Circa 1150 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 4

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 1st February 2006

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Faye Minter
Identified by: Dr Colin Pendleton

Materials and construction

Primary material: Flint
Completeness: Fragment

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Suffolk (County)
District: Forest Heath (District)
To be known as: Lakenheath

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Chance find during metal detecting
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

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Audit data

Recording Institution: SF
Created: 13 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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